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Short Term Student Mobility Opportunities

This page lists short international study, work volunteering or research project experiences which can work around your degree, either taking place during vacations or during term time without extending your course length. The links provided have been brought to our attention through partner universities or by other means. We accept no responsibility for the authenticity of opportunities listed on external websites. If you are unsure of any offer advertised, please seek further information before applying.

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ONLINE - University of Vienna summer schools (1-4 weeks)

univie: summer schools are short programmes (one to four weeks) between July – September 2021.

They are open to international and local students, with a focus on those studying towards a master’s or doctoral degree.

This year the University of Vienna offer online and on-site schools.


Wed 12 May 2021, 11:44 | Tags: Online Austria Summer School

ONLINE - Intensive programme for German as Foreign Language with Trier University (4 weeks)

Trier University International summer school offering a four week intensive programme in August for German as a foreign language (

Dates: 2-27 August 2021

Application deadline: 15 July 2021

Wed 12 May 2021, 11:41 | Tags: Online Germany Language School Summer School

ONLINE - Aalto University Summer School

We are pleased to send you our brochure of Aalto University Summer School’s courses for summer 2021!

Our Summer School course topics this year include entrepreneurship, digital business, carbon-neutral construction and wellbeing architecture, as well as sustainable biomaterials. This year, all our courses are online or hybrid models - giving students the best opportunity to interact and network with their lecturers and other students from around the world! All courses are worth 6 ECTS and have rolling admission. Find our digital brochure here!

Fee: 50% reduced tuition as a student from a partner institution.

Wed 28 Apr 2021, 18:23 | Tags: Online, Finland

ONLINE - Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona Summer School (3 weeks)

Various modules including E-marketing for Tourism, Advanced Programming, Leadership Negotiation Techniques and Geography of Global Change

Dates: First period - 21 June to 9 July 2021; Second period - 12 to 30 July

More information here:

Wed 28 Apr 2021, 17:54 | Tags: Online, Spain

ONLINE - International Summer Institute for Business Management (3 weeks)

  • Modules in Business Communication, Entrepreneurship, Service Management and International Business through the Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria.
  • 39 hours of contact time
  • Dates: 5 -27 July 2021

Open to UG and PG students. Combination of synchronous and asynchronous classes online.

$3,937.50CAD cost of programme

More information here

Website here: International Summer Institute for Business Management (ISIBM) - Peter B. School of Business (

  • Application deadline: 18 June 2021
Wed 28 Apr 2021, 15:42 | Tags: Online, Canada

ONLINE - European Business Challenges Summer School @ Solvay University (2 weeks)

Courses delivered by Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management across various topics including Public Policies, Business Law, Entrepreneurship and Finance.

Brochure here: Solvay-Summer-School-Brochure-2021.pdf

More information here: Made by students for students! - Solvay Summer School

Dates: 13 - 22 August 2021

Application deadline: 30 June 2021

Sat 13 Mar 2021, 18:26 | Tags: Belgium Summer School

ONLINE - TU Graz MOOCS - free online courses

Free MOOCs available here:

Most are taught in German, but there are some English taught courses.

Sat 13 Mar 2021, 18:20

GERMANY - University of Bayreuth International Summer School (2 weeks)

2 week summer school due to take place in-person in Germany between 5-16 July 2021

Courses include Economics and Management; Public Health and Energy & Climate.

More information here: Overview (

Applications open Spring 2021

Tue 22 Dec 2020, 14:03 | Tags: Germany Summer School

BELGIUM - Antwerp Summer University (1 week+)

Take short courses from 1 week+ with the University of Antwerp.

Courses across a wide variety of topics including Fashion Management, Companies crossing Borders and Europe: Diversity and Migration.

Plan to confirm whether summer school will take place online or in-person by 1 April 2021

More information here: Antwerp Summer University | University of Antwerp (

Application deadlines vary by summer school

Mon 21 Dec 2020, 16:58 | Tags: Belgium Summer School

ONLINE - Free online Spanish language exchange sessions (weekly)

University of Granada’s Centro de Lenguas Modernas (CLM) have launched a program of free online language exchange sessions open to students from all over the world.

Free of charge


More information here: ONLINE LANGUAGE EXCHANGE - Formación en Línea CLM (

Takes place every Monday at 8pm Spanish time.

Tue 15 Dec 2020, 13:54 | Tags: Language School

ONLINE - Bordeaux Summer Schools (1 week+)

The following Bordeaux Summer Schools are scheduled for 2021. Courses taught in English.

Website here

Application deadline: TBC

Courses include:

  • Advanced materials for energy storage and conversion
  • African cities in 2030
  • Artificial intelligence: learning and reasoning, the best of both worlds
  • Social science education in globalization
Thu 03 Dec 2020, 17:05 | Tags: Europe France Summer School

ONLINE - The Green Program - Educating & Empowering Sustainability Leaders (8-10 days)

Educating and empowering out world's future sustainability leaders in 8-10 days.

Seeking Engineering and GSD students.

Programmes include:

- Ethics for Sustainable Development (Nepal)

- Water Resource Management & Sustainable Practices (Peru)

- Renewable Energy Innovation & Sustainability (Iceland)

- Disaster Mitigation & Nuclear to Renewable Transitions (Japan)

Find out more at

Tue 22 Sep 2020, 12:59 | Tags: Online